Community Involvement and Service

We promote positive social change and active citizenship through experiential learning and foster understanding of the Missouri State University Public Affairs Mission.

Bear Service

Get involved with large days of service, join Bear Service Team, or explore other programmed opportunities for hundreds of students to be engaged.

Immersion Programs

Pop the College Bubble. Be Fully Present. Spread the Love. Bear Breaks Immersion Trips foster service-learning experiences and focus on social issues locally, nationally, and globally!

Food Assistance

If you are not sure where the next meal is coming from or have unexpected bills, we have food assistance for MSU Students.

First-Year Service

Jump into community engagement as a First-Year Bear! GEP 101 students and instructors serve alongside the Springfield community.

Find Ways to Volunteer

GivePulse features engagement opportunities in our community! Connect with fellow students, Springfield neighbors, and agencies and sign up to serve together!


Community Engagement and Service blog

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